Online / 6 & 7 February 2021


Carl Dea

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Carl Dea is a Senior Developer Advocate AzulSystems inc. He has authored Java books and has been developing software for 20+ years with many clients, from Fortune 500 companies to nonprofit organizations. He has written software ranging from mission-critical applications to e-commerce applications. Carl has been using Java since the very beginning (when Applets were cool) and is a JavaFX enthusiast (fanboy) dating back to when it used to be called F3. He greatly enjoys sharing and advocating Java based technologies.

His current software development interests are: graphics, UI, game programming, GEO spatial data & map visualizations, custom UI controls, IoT, smart phones, AI, SDRs and robotics. Other (non-coding) hobbies include: Boating & Jet skiing to explore the Chesapeake Bay with his family. He tweets @carldea & blogs at & and socially codes at 



Title Day Room Track Start End
Creating a JavaFX World Clock App from Scratch Sunday D.openjdk Friends of OpenJDK 12:00 12:40